Essence of Environmental Governance in Solid Waste Management: A Spatial Analysis of the unplanned Dumpsites in Nairobi County

African Research Journal of Education and Social Sciences, 5(2), 2018 Authors: Ogutu Florence Akinyi1, Kimata Dennis2, Kweyu Raphael3 1. Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies, University of Nairobi 2. Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies, University of Nairobi 3. Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya * Corresponding Author E-mail: florence.akinyi@gmail.com Abstract: In Nairobi County, […]

Historical and Contemporary Perspective of Christian-Muslim Dialogue: A Response to Historical Injustices and De-Radicalization in Kenya

African Research Journal of Education and Social Sciences, 5(2), 2018 Author: Patrick Mburu Kamau Africa Nazarene University, P.O. Box 53067 – 00200, Nairobi School of Religion and Christian Ministry Author E-mail: pkamau@anu.ac.ke Abstract: This paper aimed at examining historical and contemporary perspective of Christian-Muslim dialogue in Kenya‘s context. Further, the paper sought to identify the […]

Factors Influencing the Vulnerability of Female Domestic Workers in Nairobi County

African Research Journal of Education and Social Sciences, 5(2), 2018 Author: Simon Ndulu The Catholic University of Eastern Africa, P.O. Box 62157 – 00200, Nairobi – Kenya Author E-mail: s.ikonze@gmail.com Abstract: The purpose of this study was to explore factors that influenced the vulnerability of female domestic workers in Nairobi County. The objectives of the […]

Examining the Diversity of Indigenous Woody Trees in Kitutu Chache North Sub- County, Kenya

African Research Journal of Education and Social Sciences, 5(2), 2018 Authors: Evans O. Obabi Department of Geography, Kisii University, P.O Box 408 – 40200, Kisii – Kenya Daniel Nyantika(PhD), Department of Geography, Kisii university and Evans Nyamwaka (PhD), Department of History, Kisii university E-mail of the Corresponding Author: evansobabi@gmail.com Abstract: The main purpose this study […]

Catholic Church’s Pastoral Counseling Role in Addressing Domestic Violence against Women in Marriage in Muranga County, Kenya

African Research Journal of Education and Social Sciences, 5(2), 2018 Author:  Evan Njuguna Mburu Kenyatta University P.O Box 43844-00100 Nairobi – Kenya Author E-mail: evannjuguna@gmail.com Abstract: The main purpose of this study was to examine the role of pastoral counseling by the Catholic Church in addressing domestic violence against women in marriage, in Maragua Parish, Murang’a […]

Effect of Awareness on Substance Abuse among University Students in a Selected Private University in Kenya

African Research Journal of Education and Social Sciences, 5(2), 2018 Author:  Ann Kiriru The Catholic University of Eastern Africa P.O Box 62157 – 00200, Nairobi – Kenya Author E-mail: akiriru@cuea.edu Abstract: Drug and substance abuse has been on the increase and this has raised concern among most peers particularly in developing countries, where interventions towards […]

Exploring the Views of Dental Students on Community Based Education and Service: A Case Study of Makerere College of Health Sciences in Uganda

African Research Journal of Education and Social Sciences, 5(1), 2018 Authors: Emma Nordlund, DDS, Department of Dental Medicine, Division of Periodontology, Karolinska Institutet. Tove Zander, DDS, Department of Dental Medicine, Division of Periodontology, Karolinska Institutet Mesfin Tessma, MD, MPH, Medical Statistics Unit, Learning, Informatics Management and Ethics (LIME), Karolinska Institutet Patricia De Palma, DDS, PhD, […]

Influence of Physical Environment on Crime in Informal Settlements of Kibra in Nairobi County, Kenya

African Research Journal of Education and Social Sciences, 5(1), 2018 James K. Shikuku, Micah Makworo and Mugwima B. Njuguna Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, P.O Box 62000 – 00200, NAIROBI – KENYA. Corresponding Author Email: skjames45@gmail.com Abstract: The impact of crime in the informal settlements in cities is enormous and extends beyond civilian […]

Influence of Teamwork Practices on Employee Performance in Public Service in Kenya

African Research Journal of Education and Social Sciences, 4(3), 2017 Authors: Joy Kelemba1, Ronald Chepkilot2 and Charles Zakayo3 Kabarak University, P.O. Private Bag 20157, Kabarak – Kenya 2,3Lecturers at Kabarak University, Kabarak – Kenya Abstract: Teamwork is necessary to ensure democracy at the workplace, enhance change, encourage innovation and creativity, and allow for effective decision–making […]